British Council Rewards Enterprise Challenge Winners

British Council Enterprise Challenge

From left to right: Winners, Ese Odiete and Nasir Yammama, Andrew Pocock (British High Commissioner to Nigeria), Rachel Coffey (Country Manager, Virgin Atlantic Airways), Sola Oladipo (Executive Director, Zenith Bank)

The prize presentation to the two finalists of  Enterprise Challenge, Ese Odiete and Nasir Abdulqadir Yammama held at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos on Friday, 6 February 2015. The two winners have had a business master class from Sir Richard Branson, after winning the competition in July 2014.

In addition to their meeting with Richard Branson, the winners each received £5000 grant to develop their businesses, a fully-funded scholarship to attend a 5-day entrepreneurship foundation course at the Branson Centre for Entrepreneurship in South Africa, and two return tickets to the UK.